Perkadox 16

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Organic peroxide

Organic peroxide

Polymerization initiator: Initiator for the production of PVC, PVA, PVOH and acrylics. Thermoset curing agent: Solid peroxydicarbonate used for curing unsaturated polyester resins and (meth)acrylic resins in the temperature range of 60°C and higher. Ideal combination of low activation temperature and relatively high storage temperature.

  • Product name

    Perkadox 16
  • Chemical family

    Organic peroxide
  • CAS number

    15520-11-3
  • Physical form

    Powder
  • Regional availability

    Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, India, Latin America, Middle East, North America
  • Chemical name

    Di(4-tert-butylcyclohexyl) peroxydicarbonate
  • Molecular Weight

    398.5
  • Applications

    Polymer production: Perkadox 16 is a solid peroxydicarbonate which is used for the curing of unsaturated polyester resins and methacrylic resins mainly in the temperature range of 60°C and higher. Perkadox 16 is not suitable for the production of clear - castings or - coatings, due to a slight haze in the end product. In this case, Perkadox 16S can be advised. Thermoset curing agent: Perkadox 16 is a solid peroxydicarbonate which is used for the curing of unsaturated polyester resins and methacrylic resins mainly in the temperature range of 60°C and higher.

Market Segments

Poly(meth)acrylics

Detailed description

Initiator for suspension polymerization of acrylates and methacrylates.

Functions

  • Polymerization initiator

Applications

  • Acrylics

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Polymer Production

Detailed description

Initiator for the production of PVC, PVA, PVOH and acrylics.

Functions

  • Polymerization initiator

Applications

  • Acrylics,
  • PVA,
  • PVC,
  • PVOH

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Thermoset

Detailed description

Solid peroxydicarbonate used for curing unsaturated polyester resins and (meth)acrylic resins in the temperature range of 60°C and higher. Ideal combination of low activation temperature and relatively high storage temperature.

Functions

  • Curing agent

Applications

  • Acrylics,
  • Pultrusion,
  • CIPP

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